Brazil Concert Band plans Dad’s Night Out this Sunday

Thursday, June 17, 2021

BRAZIL — The Brazil Concert Band will present Dad’s Night Out on Sunday, June 20 at 8 p.m. in Forest Park, rain or shine.

The band and director Matthew Huber will honor Father’s Day with a variety of music, including a march written by John Camp.

Camp is a retired lieutenant commander in the United States Navy and recently retired from teaching at Ivy Tech. He plays French horn in the Brazil Concert Band and trombone in the Jackson Township Community Band, and will guest conduct his composition “Forest Park March.”

Sunday’s program includes “Our Director” by F. E. Bigelow, “The Golden Dragon Overture” and “Hosts of Freedom” by Karl L. King and “Porgy and Bess” arranged by Paul Yoder. Also included will be “Presidential Polonaise” and “Golden Jubilee” by John Philip Sousa, “Night Train” arranged by Paul Yoder, “Trombone Blues” by Fred Jewell and “A Melodic Caravan” by Jimmy McHugh.

The Brazil Concert Band performs every Sunday in Forest Park through August.

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